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positive impact that immigration has on the economy were all well receive people acting in community together said that no one is looking for a free ride. >> i think earned citizenship, people are willing to pay fines for coming here. i -- families have said that to me personally. >> i talked with the pastor of our lady of guadelupe church, who was in the audience and he said that he thinks that immigration reform is imminent. i talked to the father this afternoon, and he said that the president was right to talk about the immigration in terms of the impact on business and the economy. i will share more with you coming up on nbc bay area news. >> chris, we will see you then. still ahead, against all odds, a soldier that survived losing four limbs on the battlefield, now this vet is using his experience to inspire others. >> also, this is a story that belongs to everyone. and it is so cool to be able to share this with everyone. >> a trip down memory lane ends with history being rewritten, what a woman found out about her family that could change the way we all remember a historic mom
Feb 1, 2013 5:00pm PST
tonight, a wild ride for the american economy. stocks surge to their highest close in more than five years, nearing an all-time high. but unemployment ticked up. then there's the price of gas. suddenly sky-high again. >>> there's been another terrorist attack on a u.s. outpost overseas. our own richard engel is there, all of it playing out when we get a new secretary of state. >>> new rules in the ongoing fight over birth control coverage. the president makes an offer. the question is, will religious leaders give it their blessing? >>> and the big game. it's all over, but the shouting, the fans are in place, the excitement is building. oh, but wait. we're talking about the puppy bowl on sunday. "nightly news" begins now. >>> from nbc news world headquarters in new york, this is "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >>> good evening. late today the stock market crossed over something of a mythic mark of the modern era and the dow jones industrials closed above 14,000 for the first time since 2007. and we all remember what happened back then. the stock market has been on a tear of la
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american economy. wall seet closes out its best january in almost 20 years. but what about the other indicators that we're headed for more trouble. >>> and breaking her silence. beyonce shows up in new orleans, and in the process delivers what one reporter called the first in your face moment of the super bowl. "nightly news" begins now. >>> from nbc news world headquarters in new york, this is "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >>> good evening. the people at the brady campaign to prevent gun violence, the people who also compile the numbers, tell us that so far today, 203 people have been shot in this country. that's just today, and just as of 6:00 p.m. eastern time. among the shootings, kaufman, texas, an assistant district attorney gunned down and killed outside the courthouse where he worked.
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tr tr aaa says that we are feeling better about the economy, we drive more, we up the price. we asked average joes about the prices and they have their own theories. >> they have so much surplus gas, like in north dakota, it should be less, we are getting the gas and selling it on the other countries and it's not right. >> we are just always fighting gas speculation, you know, that's the problem. it's not the actual extraction of it, it's the speculators that are making the money. >> of course, we are being gouged, i don't know what the problem is. >> we do expect to pay more around this time of year, what is unusual is that spike was a lot sharper than we are used to. aaa reminds us to get the most bang for our buck, by making sure tires are properly inflated and we drive the speed limit to get the best mielag event >> in san jose, nbc bay area news. >> we have a follow-up to a story we first brought you yesterday, bay area travelers have a new and very affordable option to get to l.os angeles bt you have to act fast. virgin america is offering four nonstops a day. if you book